Michigan State coach Tom Izzo says he's unhappy with how his team played in the first half, saying they struggled once the team got into foul trouble.
Courtney Stockard hit a driving layup in the closing seconds to give St. Bonaventure a 63-61 win and hand Maryland its first loss on Friday in the semi-finals of the Emerald Coast Classic.
Jordan Allen scored 22 points to lead five players in double-figure scoring as Rider beat Hampton for the second time this season, this time at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas Friday night.
Max Heidegger scored 30 and kept UC Santa Barbara close enough to sneak past Prairie View A&M in the final minutes 69-66 on Friday night.
Payton Pritchard made seven of Oregon's 15 3-pointers, scoring a career-high 29 points and leading the Ducks to an 89-79 overtime win over DePaul in the consolation bracket of the PK80 Invitational on Friday night.
Desi Rodriguez scored a season-high 27 points as No. 20 Seton Hall overcame a sluggish first half and beat Vanderbilt 72-59 on Friday night in the consolation game of the NIT Season Tip-Off at Barclays Center.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|9||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||4-1||9||275||111||--|
|13||Michigan StateMSU||Big Ten||3-1||13||147||69||--|
|22||Texas TechTTU||Big 12||5-0||22||222||11||--|
|23||Seton HallHALL||Big East||4-1||23||229||72||--|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).